Student city guide to York

With two universities and almost 2000 years of history, beautiful York is a student city like no other. Our student accommodation lies close to all the sights of the historic centre, as well as the university campuses.

York's rich history can be found at every corner with world-renowned, medieval and gothic architecture. In contrast to the bustling town centre, York has vast areas of green space. The University of York, with its huge 500-acre campus, makes the best of the York countryside.

York is part of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network, and there’s a booming programme of modern entertainment going on in the city too. Its Grand Opera House has been restored and hosts a diverse programme spanning stand-up comedy, musicals and live music - ideal for York students.

In our student accommodation, The Brickworks, you'll find a range of student rooms and excellent on site features such as a Gym, social space and a relaxing garden. Located near the city centre, The Brickworks is walking distance from York Universities, perfect for those looking to study in York.

Student city guide to York